Russia, Turkey, the US and…Crimea? Are they connected?

A Russian warplane, US missiles, Turkish militia, a  Russian pilot shot in cold blood; how does this connect to Crimea?  Maybe the timeline is revealing.

Russia's Defence Ministry handout photo shows pilots of Russian Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jet preparing before flight at Hmeymim air base near Latakia in Syria

November 25, 2015 – The disturbing events of the past week are not going to provide any comfort as we look a bit more closely.  Might these events be connected?  It seems they may. Continue reading “Russia, Turkey, the US and…Crimea? Are they connected?”

Is ISIS oil machine aided by the West?

Connections lead to BMZ and Turkey’s Erdogan family.


Nov. 22, 2015 – ISIS is moving hundreds of millions of dollars of oil.  Reports have described how the oil funds ISIS operations.  They’ve taken the wells in northern Iraq and in Syria.  In September Reuters reported that they had seized the last major oilfield Continue reading “Is ISIS oil machine aided by the West?”